Uncle Virgil Kortas Is Of A Mind To Look Somewhat Askance At The Whole New Year’s Resolution Thing.

Back in
seventy-six
I resolved to be more
goal-oriented; I should get
to that.

(For this Toad prompt, and you may be correct in the assumption that I should have got to it a bit sooner and with more vigor.)

14 thoughts on “Uncle Virgil Kortas Is Of A Mind To Look Somewhat Askance At The Whole New Year’s Resolution Thing.

  1. precious…..reminds me of a saying I invented: I was quite sure today would be the day of reckoning. Now I am quite certain that day will be tomorrow. Merry merry and bright, Kortas. Happy 2014

  2. I don’t believe that highly goal-oriented people make the best poets – and you are one of the best!

    Many thanks for your kind words on my blog. I am so thankful to know poets, and see them in action on a weekly basis – I don’t believe other readers and writers of poetry are as fortunate as we band of bloggers.

      1. Well, he was a first baseman and kind of slow. If I remember the footage from ESPN classics, Yankee fans were ruthless in those horses lining the warning track days. They pillaged players; went for the hat, jersey, probably limbs too. Turned the players into untouchables years later.

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